The Broadway Cemetery, one of the most haunted places on Galveston Island, where many ghosts are seen.

What are the MOST HAUNTED Places in Galveston?

It might not get the press that cities like New Orleans, Savannah, or Salem gets - but Galveston could easily be one of the most haunted cities in the United States. Sometimes described as a 'cemetery with its own beach', Galveston has been the scene of much death and many tragic events. It is no wonder that Galveston is as haunted as it is.

Here at Ghost City Tours, we put together a list of the Most Haunted Places in Galveston. If you're coming to Galveston and you're looking for a few haunted places to check out, look below. We've even included a few haunted hotels for those brave souls who are seeking the spirits of Galveston Island.

If you're really interested in Galveston's most haunted places, we invite you to join us on a Galveston Ghost Tour! Nightly, we visit the most haunted locations that Galveston has to offer. Our Ghost Tours are a great way to spend a spooky evening while visiting Galveston.

The Moody Mansion, one of the most famous haunted places on Galveston Island.

1. The Moody Mansion

The Moody Mansion might be the most famous haunted place in Galveston. The Moody family was very influential in life - and it seems like their spirits have stayed around after death.

Throughout the years, many people ahve had paranormal experiences in the Moody Mansion. Ghosts have been seen wandering the halls, and ghostly voices have been heard in almost every room in the house. It easily makes our list of the most haunted places in Galveston.

Learn more about the ghosts of the Moody Mansion.
The Bishops Palace, one of the most haunted houses in Galveston.

2. The Haunted Bishops Palace

One of the most haunted places in Galveston, the Bishops Palace, has long been a feature on ghost tours in Galveston - and for good reason - there are many ghosts which call the Bishops Palace home!

Who could be haunting the Bishops Palace, and why are they still hanging around. This is what we set out to discover when writing about the Bishops Palace.

Learn more about the ghosts of the Bishops Palace.
Broadway Cemetery, one of Galveston's haunted Cemeteries which you can visit during the day.

3. The Ghosts of Broadway Cemetery

The Broadway Cemetery is probably the best-known Cemetery in Galveston, and for good reason. Not only are many famous people from Galveston's history buried here

From dark tales of murder and acts of jealousy, to the tragic deaths of loved ones, these are Savannah's most haunted residential places--could you brave the ghosts of these homes?

Learn more about the ghosts of Broadway Cemetery.
The Galveston Railroad Museum, a popular tourist attraction which is also popular with ghosts.

4. The Haunted Galveston Railroad Museum

Whether you're talking about large-scale mansions, or tiny Cape Cod style cottages, Savannah's Historic District is brimming with haunted houses on every street and on very square. While many of these properties are privately owned still, a few operate as museums . . . Meaning that you will have the chance to enter. At your own risk, of course.

From dark tales of murder and acts of jealousy, to the tragic deaths of loved ones, these are Savannah's most haunted residential places--could you brave the ghosts of these homes?

Learn more about the ghosts of the Galveston Railroad Museum.
Ashton Villa, one of the buildings on Galveston where many people have seen ghosts.

5. The Ghosts of Ashton Villa

Whether you're talking about large-scale mansions, or tiny Cape Cod style cottages, Savannah's Historic District is brimming with haunted houses on every street and on very square. While many of these properties are privately owned still, a few operate as museums . . . Meaning that you will have the chance to enter. At your own risk, of course.

From dark tales of murder and acts of jealousy, to the tragic deaths of loved ones, these are Savannah's most haunted residential places--could you brave the ghosts of these homes?

Learn more about the ghosts of Ashton Villa.
The haunted Mayfield Manor, a location in Galveston which made our list of the most haunted places on Galveston Island.

6. The Haunted Mayfield Manor

Whether you're talking about large-scale mansions, or tiny Cape Cod style cottages, Savannah's Historic District is brimming with haunted houses on every street and on very square. While many of these properties are privately owned still, a few operate as museums . . . Meaning that you will have the chance to enter. At your own risk, of course.

From dark tales of murder and acts of jealousy, to the tragic deaths of loved ones, these are Savannah's most haunted residential places--could you brave the ghosts of these homes?

Learn more about the hauntings at Mayfield Manor.
Hotel Galvez, located on Galveston Island, is a great option for people who are looking for a haunted Hotel in Galveston.

7. The Haunted Hotel Galvez

If you are looking for a haunted hotel on Galveston Island, look no further than the Hotel Galvez. Long known for its ghosts and hauntings, the Hotel Galvez is easily one of the msot haunted places in Galveston.

From dark tales of murder and acts of jealousy, to the tragic deaths of loved ones, these are Savannah's most haunted residential places--could you brave the ghosts of these homes?

Learn more about the haunted Hotel Galvez.
The Old City Cemetery, on Galveston Island, which many people believe is the most haunted Cemetery in Galveston.

8. The Haunted Old City Cemetery

For some reason, cemeteries tend to be pretty haunted places. On Galveston Island, which some call a cemetery with a beach, the most haunted cemetery is almost certainly the Old City Cemetery.

Many people who visit the Cemetery report paranormal activity, associated with ghosts, happening to them. Even people walking by the Cemetery at night have seen ghosts and apparitions haunting the Cemetery grounds.

Learn more about the ghosts of the Old City Cemetery.
The location where St. Mary's Orphanage was located, still haunted by the ghosts of the people who stayed here.

9. The Ghosts of St. Mary's Orphanage

While the building may no longer exist, the ghosts of St. Mary's Orphanage still haunt Galveston to this day.

St. Mary's Orphanage is tied to the story of one of Galveston's horrific storms, where many lives were lost. Perhaps this is why the ghosts of St. Mary's Orphanage refuse to move on.

Learn more about the ghosts of St. Mary's Orphanage.
Stewart's Mansion, one of the most haunted houses which you can see while vistiing Galveston.

10. The Haunted Stewart's Mansion

Stewart's Mansion is home to more than a few ghosts - if the rumors are to be believed. We do believe that Stewart's Mansion is very haunted, which is why we included it on our list of the most haunted places on Galveston Island.

Who could be haunting this historic mansion? Likely, it is the Stewarts themselves - but could the ghosts belong to someone else?

Learn more about the ghosts of Stewart's Mansion.
The Tremont House Hotel, the most haunted place to stay on Galveston Island.

11. The Ghosts of the Tremont House Hotel

If you're looking for a haunted room while visiting Galveston, you should consider the haunted Tremont House Hotel. Many people think that this hotel is the most haunted place to stay on the entire island!

Many people who have stayed at the Tremont House Hotel have reporting seeing or hearing ghosts in their room. Will you be the next person to encounter the ghosts of the Tremont House Hotel?

Learn more about the haunted Tremont House Hotel.
The Van Alstyne House, rumored to be one of the most haunted houses on Galveston Island.

12. The Haunted Van Alstyne House

One of the most historic and haunted homes on Galveston Island is the Van Alstyne House. It had to be on our list of the most haunted places in Galveston!

Forover 100 years there have been ghost stories and tales of paranormal activity coming from the Van Alstyne House. Is there any truth to these stories, and it so, who could be haunting the Van Alstyne House?

Learn more about the ghosts of the Van Alstyne House.

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